Global boy band BTS officially exceeded over 26.7 billion views on YouTube, becoming the most-viewed act in the platform’s history.
BTS surpassed pop singer Justin Bieber in terms of the number of views, holding the record for the artist with the most accumulated views across all official videos, including music videos and dance practices.
bts have surpassed justin bieber and have now become the most viewed artist on youtube with over 26.7 billion views. say it with me: bts paved the way. pic.twitter.com/HuzBPdw6nY
— agust d⁷ (@pjmyoongii) August 12, 2022
The group’s most-viewed music videos are “Dynamite” at 1.5 billion views, “DNA” at 1.4 billion views, and “IDOL” at 1.1 billion views.
Meanwhile, BTS is set to perform the theme song for the ‘2022 FIFA World Cup’ as ‘Hyundai Motors‘ global ambassadors. Hyundai will launch its ‘Hyundai Goal of the Century Pledge’ giveaway event from July 29 through September 30.
The theme song will be released in the second half of this year, while the ceremony officially begins on November 21 and will continue till December 18.
BTS is also hosting a global concert in Busan to help South Korea’s bid to host the World Expo 2030. The band will serve as ambassadors this October for the country’s effort to bring the world’s fair to Busan Metropolitan City.